Tag: handicrafts


The ONE thing you didn’t know about a COMB #atozchallenge

Handmade comb from Sheesham wood

Combs are found on most dressing tables and I always imagined that a comb was just a comb, whether it was made of silver, plastic, wood or bone. One day, last December, I brought home four gorgeous hand crafted combs made of Sheesham wood at a special  craft fair to promote and support dying skills …

Mumbai Diary

In danger of dying: a thing of beauty #MondayMusings

Daughter No 1 was in town and wanted to visit the Bhau Daji Lad Museum at Byculla. For those of you who don’t know it, this is a delightful museum city museum located in, of all the places, Mumbai’s zoo ! Long before it became famous and fashionable, my daughters and I would regularly visit …